Beroe ovata(Bruguiere, 1789 )


Details
Author:
Bruguiere, 1789 
Ecofunctional Group:
Zooplankton
Origin:
Tropical/subtropical
First Mediterranean Sighting:
2004
First Mediterranean Ciatation:
Simonini et al., 2009: Italy
Invasive Characteristic:
No
Donor Area:
--
Pathway/Vector:
shipping/ballasts, ,
Establishement/Success:
established
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Synonyms
Beroe ovata,
Taxonomy
Kingdom : Animalia, Phylum : Ctenophora, Class : Nuda, Order : Beroida, Family : Beroidae,
Distribution
Country Regional Sea First Area Sighting Area Success Type MSFD First Area Citation contribution latitude longitude
Greece Aegean Sea 2004 casual East Mediterranean Shiganova et al., 2007
Israel Levantine 2011 established East Mediterranean Galil et al., 2011
Italy Adriatic 2005 questionable Adriatic Shiganova & Malej, 2009
Slovenia Adriatic 2005 casual Adriatic Shiganova & Malej, 2009
Turkey Marmara 2004 established East Mediterranean Isinibilir et al., 2004

Distribution Map
Literature
  • Shiganova & Malej, 2009. Native and non-native ctenophores in the Gulf of Trieste, Northern Adriatic Sea. Journal of Plankton Research, 31,1: 61-71, ( ADRIITAADR-L419 )
  • Shiganova & Malej, 2009. Native and non-native ctenophores in the Gulf of Trieste, Northern Adriatic Sea. Journal of Plankton Research, 31,1: 61-71, ( ADRISVNADR-L420 )
  • Shiganova T.A., Christou E.D., Siokou-Frangou I., 2007. First recording of the non-native species Beroe ovata Mayer 1912 in the Aegean Sea. Mediterranean marine science, 8: 5-14., ( EMEDGRCAEG-L417 )
  • Galil BS, Gevili R, Shiganova T., 2011. Not far behind: First record of Beroe ovata Mayer 1912 (Ctenophora; Beroida; Beroidae) off the Mediterranean coast of Israel. Aquatic Invasions 6, Supplement 1: S89-S90, ( EMEDISRLEV-L418 )